Chemistry

Study a chemistry degree accredited by the Royal Society of Chemistry at our Medway Campus in Kent, where our commitment to teaching chemistry has a century-old reputation for excellence.

Chemistry is the essential science


Chemistry is a part of everything in our lives. Are you curious to discover more? Join Kelly in our high-tech labs for a glimpse of life as a Chemistry student.

Our courses

We offer bachelor degrees, an integrated master’s degree, an HNC, and an extended course with a foundation year to prepare you for degree-level study. You can study full-time, part-time or take a sandwich course, which includes a work placement. We also offer a chemistry degree apprenticeship.

Take your development in your own hands


We'll help you prepare for the working world and make the connections that could ignite your career. Louise describes her journey from Chemistry student to Marketing Manager at GlaxoSmithKline (GSK).

Communities and societies

Our active student-led societies offer a space for personal and academic growth, as well as new opportunities to make lasting friendships. Students can take part in activities throughout the year, both through the department and via the wider Students’ Union.

Research and partnerships

Research and scholarly activities inform our learning and teaching and complement the enterprise activities that we provide.

Sunscreen’ for natural pesticides: new technology boosts biological alternative to chemicals’


Agricultural pests destroy around one third of all the crops we grow, costing billions and threatening food security.

Join us as a research student

As well as providing a rich and fulfilling experience, research programmes at Greenwich are at the leading edge of progress in a range of industries.

Contact

fes_research_office@gre.ac.uk

Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

Find out more

Greenwich Research & Enterprise

Contact

enterprise@gre.ac.uk

020 8331 7867

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